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Major Ferdinand Phinizy

 
 
Major Ferdinand Phinizy Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Mike Stroud, July 2008
1. Major Ferdinand Phinizy Marker
Inscription. In Memory Of
Major Ferdinand Phinizy Who Died October 19th, 1818 In The 57th Year Of His Age He was a native of Parma in Italy, but in early life became a citizen of the United States. He shared in the struggles, advocated the rights, and was a friend to the independence of his adopted country
 
Location. 33° 28.535′ N, 81° 57.713′ W. Marker is in Augusta, Georgia, in Richmond County. Marker can be reached from Reynolds Street near 7th St.. Click for map. St. Paul's Episcopal Church Cemetery,Washington Street ( 6th st.) entrance. Marker is in this post office area: Augusta GA 30901, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Colonel William Few, Jr. (a few steps from this marker); Fort Augusta ~ Fort Cornwallis / St. Paul's Episcopal Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Washington's Southern Tour (about 400 feet away); U.S. Marshall Robert Forsyth (about 400 feet away); Five Indian Nations (about 400 feet away); The Colonial Church of Augusta (about 400 feet away); Fort Augusta (about 500 feet away); Railroads (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Augusta.
 
Also see . . .  Ferdinand Phinizy. Ferdinand
Major Ferdinand Phinizy Marker, identical text as ground marker Photo, Click for full size
By Mike Stroud, 2008
2. Major Ferdinand Phinizy Marker, identical text as ground marker
Phinizy, he enlisted in one of LaFayette's regiments which came to America to fight against the British troops. (Submitted on August 15, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.) 
 
Categories. Notable PersonsWar, US Revolutionary
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,526 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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